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Drummer Ulysses Owens Jr. to Release New Album “Songs of Freedom” on March 15th, 2019 | LISTEN!


 
Ulysses Owens Jr. Explores the Songbooks
of Three Female Icons of the Turbulent 1960s
with Songs of Freedom
 
Owens Enlists Acclaimed Jazz Vocalists to Convey Reimagined Works of Nina Simone, Abbey Lincoln, and Joni Mitchell
 
In the most trying of times, it can be reassuring to listen back to the voices who’ve carried us through similar struggles.

Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe to Drop New Album “Gnomes & Badgers” on March 8th, 2019 | LISTEN to New Single “I’m Your Biggest Fan”


 
KARL DENSON’S TINY UNIVERSE
Announces Release Of New Studio Album ‘GNOMES & BADGERS’
Due March 8 from Seven Spheres Records
 
First Single “I’M YOUR BIGGEST FAN” Out Now
 
Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe has announced its new studio album ‘Gnomes & Badgers’ will be released March 8 on Seven Spheres Records.

Saxophonist James Brandon Lewis to Release New Album “An Unruly Manifesto” on Feb 1st, 2019 | LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC!


 
Acclaimed Saxophonist & Composer James Brandon Lewis to Release
New Album, An Unruly Manifesto, February 1st 2019
 
James Brandon Lewis Acclaimed Saxophonist & Composer who the New York Times
described as “A Jazz Saxophonist in his 30’s,Raw Toned But Measured, Doesn’t sound
steeped in current jazz academy values There’s an Independence about him.”

Contemporary Jazz Group JAZZ FUNK SOUL to Release New Album “Life And Times” on Jan. 25th, 2019 | LISTEN TO NEW MUSIC!


 
Jazz Funk Soul Kicks Off New Year With
Life And Times (Out January 25, 2019)
Paying Homage to Founding Member & Guitarist
Chuck Loeb & Welcoming New Member Paul Jackson Jr.
 
In 2014 three of Contemporary Jazz’s primary architects – Grammy winning pianist/keyboardist Jeff Lorber, Grammy nominated saxophonist Everette Harp and the late Grammy nominated guitar wizard Chuck Loeb joined forces to create the supergroup Jazz Funk Soul.

Multi-Instrumentalist Blair Bryant to Release New Album “Cerulean Blue” on Nov. 9th, 2018 | LISTEN to New Single “Fukushima Tears” feat. Najee


 
Innervision Records Fall Releases Include Multi-Instrumentalist Blair Bryant’s Third Outing
 
The southern California smooth jazz label celebrates new efforts by its versatile roster among re-releases of its specially priced critically acclaimed Holiday Collections
 
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. – Nov. 8, 2018 – PRLog — As we move towards the holiday season Innervision Records celebrates some great successes and are excited about upcoming releases including Bassist-Multi-Instrumentalist Blair Bryant‘s third release and second for Innervision Records, CERULEAN BLUE currently available digitally and hitting the physical streets November 9th.

Tony Allen and Jeff Mills to Release New EP “Tomorrow Comes The Harvest” on Sept. 28th, 2018 | LISTEN TO NEW SINGLE!


 
Afrobeat pioneer Tony Allen & techno pioneer Jeff Mills have joined forces on Tomorrow Comes The Harvest, a new EP to be released this Friday, September 28.
 
Lock yourself into the beat, but don’t become prisoner to it. Mills understands that only too well. “Not being tied to other musicians when using a drum machine and electronics live can be a liberating experience,” he explains.

Drummer Vince Wilburn, Jr. Brings Radio Show “Evolution Of The Groove” To KPFK Radio 90.7FM Los Angeles


 
Miles Electric Band Founder/Drummer Vince Wilburn, Jr. Brings Radio Show “Evolution Of The Groove” To KPFK Radio 90.7FM Los Angeles
 
Free Form Progressive Platform Covers A Multitude Of Genres In The Spirit Of Miles
 
LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) AUGUST 27, 2018. Miles Electric Band founder/drummer Vince Wilburn, Jr. brings radio show “Evolution Of The Groove” to KPFK Radio 90.7FM in Los Angeles. In the spirit of Miles, the free form, progressive platform will cover a multitude of genres and topics, designed to keep the cultural conversation moving forward.

Trumpeter Nabaté Isles to Release New Album “Eclectic Excursions” on July 20th, 2018 | WATCH NEW VIDEO!


 
Grammy Award Winning Trumpeter Nabaté Isles Takes Listeners on Eclectic Excursions With New Album
 
NEW YORK, June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Industry acclaimed, Grammy Award-winning trumpeter/composer Nabaté Isles is releasing his debut album, Eclectic Excursions, on Friday, July 20th 2018.

Resonance Records to Release Classic Grant Green Recordings: “Funk in France: From Paris to Antibes (1969-1970)” & “Slick! – Live at Oil Can Harry’s” on May 25th, 2018 | WATCH NEW VIDEO! LISTEN TO NEW SINGLE!


 
Resonance Records to Release Previously Unissued Music from
Jazz Guitar Icon Grant Green
 
Historic Recordings:
Funk in France: From Paris to Antibes (1969-1970)
& Slick! – Live at Oil Can Harry’s
 
Resonance Records is proud to be releasing the first official previously unissued recordings of Grant Green in over 10 years, representing the earliest (1969-1970) and latest (1975) known live recordings of Grant Green as a bandleader.

Bass Clarinetist Todd Marcus Releases New Album “On These Streets: A Baltimore Story” on April 27th, 2018 | LISTEN!


 
Todd Marcus — Baltimore, MD-Based Bass Clarinetist & Community Organizer — Releases
On These Streets: A Baltimore Story, Available April 27th
 
Baltimore-based Todd Marcus is one of the most renowned bass clarinetists in the world. As one of only a few jazz players who focuses solely on that instrument, he has carved out a unique sound world in modern jazz, with great virtuosic flair.